Celebrating The life of Mr. Gabriel Itela
We regret to announce the demise of Mr. Gabriel Itela, of Ikuruk Clan, Kaliwa Location, Amukura Division, Teso South Sub-county, Busia County, on the 6th January, 2021. He previously worked with Standard Chartered Bank of Kenya, Central Bank of Kenya and Guilders Bank and was the Deputy Prime Minister for Iteso Cultural Union, Kenya.
Husband of Imelda Nabwire and Gladys Mudembei. Brother of the late Thomas Emase, Angela Ikalungure, the late Granda Abukui, Timothy Omuse, Getrude Ajilong, the late Gerald Otieng’i and the late Noelina Asikuku. Father of Anthony Okello, Steve Okobo, Louis Okodoi, late Valerian Ikamar, Mary Ikalungure, Enid Nasimiyu, Maureen Nekesa, Sharon Toto, Hilary Odera and Lawrence Okobo.
Son-in-law of the late Lino Ikamar, the late Aserena Amulen, the late Herman Mulindi and the late Tabitha Shilwatso. Brother-in-law of Veronica Emase, the late Mary Omuse, Gertrude Omuse, Mary Otieng'i, James Ikamar, Jacinta Omuse, Philomena Atwane, Mary Ikamar, Joseph Omuse, Celestine Akamaran, Edda Wendo, Festo Shanzira, the late Andrew Lwangu, the late Sammy Kubai, Simon Angote, the late Omari, Rose Mutola, John Abakala, Wycliffe Sunguti and others
Father-in-law of Jane Okello, Jane Okobo, Rose Okodoi, Suleiman Odula, the late Austin Beebe, Jack Kweya, Karen Basiye Itela and others. In-law of John Esauke and the late Theodora Barasa, Julius and Esther Gachiri, Evans Basiye,
Grandfather of Ambrose, Eddy, Prudence, Charity, Viani, Brian, Rodrigues, Julius, Joakim, Claire, Raphael, Vale, Bridget, Valarie, Lauryn, Amanda, Maria, Gloria, Nomsa, Aylward, Chelsea, Samora, Andrew, Shawn, Neema, Liam, Austin, Theo and Thierry. Relatives and friends are meeting daily in Karen, Nairobi County and Segero, Busia County.
A fundraising will be held at his Segero home, on Tuesday 12th January, 2021, at 10.00am.
A requiem mass will be held on Tuesday 12th January, 2021 at 2:30pm - St. John the Evangelist Church Karen (Lang’ata South Road) and on the 15th January, 2021, at 10:00am - St. Rose Lima, Amukura Catholic Parish, Busia County. The burial Mass will start at 8.00am, on 16th January 2021, followed by the burial at his Segero, Kaliwa Location.
Contributions and support via Pay-Bill: (8030779), Account Name: (Itela Farewell).
Ubi caritas est vera, Deus ibi est.